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Pierre Players Theatre

Pierre Players Community Theatre enriches, educates and entertains central South Dakota by engaging volunteers and audience members in the process and product of quality theater.

Pierre Players Community Theatre is a place for everyone. We are committed to sustaining a diverse, inclusive and equitable space where everyone who walks through the theater doors—patrons, artists, volunteers and vendors—feels valued and respected regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, education or ability. As a community theater, Pierre Players seeks to inspire its community through promoting diverse stories, artists and ideals.

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Man of La Mancha Armor Making Workshop poster

Man of La Mancha Armor Making Workshop

WORKSHOP DATE: June 5, 2021

Ever wanted to help with a play but never seem to have enough time? Now is your chance! Pierre Players needs several suits of armor for the cast of Man of La Mancha. Cosplay expert, Kalder Ness, is going to show Pierre Players how to make helmets and breast plates out of foam. Come make a costume for Man of La Mancha and learn a new skill for your next costume need. The workshop will be held Saturday, June 5, at 4 p.m. CST at the Grand Opera House, 109 S. Pierre St., Pierre.

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Children's Summer Camp: The Cat! poster

Children's Summer Camp: The Cat!

June 14-18, 2021

Little Players Children's Theatre will hold its Summer Camp on June 14-18, 2021, at 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. CDT daily. Students going into third to fifth grade in the fall of 2021 will study Eric Litwin's “Pete the Cat” series and create their own scene and script. We will work on creative expression, sharing emotions and ideas through dialog, stage directions, stage presence, projection and other dramatic skills throughout the week with fun games and activities. Space is limited to 24 students. The fee is $10, which will be collected on the first day.

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Upcoming Auditions: A Little Piece of Heaven poster

Upcoming Auditions: A Little Piece of Heaven

AUDITIONS: August 16, 2021

An unlikely relationship is forged in the quirky tourist shop called “A Little Piece of Heaven.” Pierre Players will hold auditions for "A Little Piece of Heaven" on Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, at 7 p.m. at the Grand Opera House. There are roles for seven males, eight females, and one male or female. For more information about auditioning or getting involved behind the scenes, contact director Kathy Riedy at

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